extract ascii text from PostScript file 
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 extract ascii text from PostScript file



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> Is there a program (for MS-DOS or UNIX) that extracts ascii text
> from postscript files that have been created mainly or only from
> text?

Use a postscript interpreter and redefine "show" to print the text to
the output.  Word spacing will be lost (in most cases).
Redefining more functions may produce better results (e.g. if the text
is using a space or newline function, you may recover the spacing
information).

sarantos



Fri, 30 Oct 1992 11:00:11 GMT  
 
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